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Unexpected
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,940. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Behold sixteen short stories. Different themes, different genres. Some light and fluffy, others darker. Yet all have some element of the unexpected in them...if you are willing to look for it. Battle on the Stairs, The Magic Celebration Day Parade, Teddy’s Escape, Destiny Inc., Delivery, Spot For Sale, Figurehead, The Story Of…, Night of the Almost Dead, The Executioner, The General, and more...
Ursa Major 2014 Short Fiction Reading Packet
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,980. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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A collection of the five short stories by Mary E. Lowd nominated for the 2014 Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction. Read science fiction about a dog, fantasy about a cat, the story of an enchanted carousel, and an epic love story set in the Otters In Space universe.
Legends of Canai
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,900. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Enter the world of Canai in this fun-filled collection of Fantasy short stories!
The Book of Gates
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,590. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2015 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Horror » Undead
The Book of Gates is a collection of horror short stories. It is divided into two chapters, each containing 13 stories and a novella. The stories range from horror through to fantasy and the supernatural.
Out of the Vaults
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,220. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Dr. Willoughby Thorne always wanted to work for the Smithsonian. Instead, he ended up the curator of the Museum of the Arcane, chasing restless artifacts imbued with their own ideas of their place in history. Aided by a museum staff that could kindly be called eccentric, it is Will’s duty to keep the objects from corrupting an unsuspecting public...even when the museum has other ideas!
House Of Pryce
Series: Long Shadows on a Wide Plain. Price: Free! Words: 34,610. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The nobles are dead, the gods have abandoned their people and shock has taken the realm. In the chaos at the end of world Nerys, Valtteri and Sayjin sit around the table of the rulers and struggle with their place in the new order. With the gods they despised gone and the guards of the Lesser Men missing in action the three decide on a new path that goes against everything they held to be true.
Black Static #45 Horror Magazine (Mar – Apr 2015)
Series: Black Static Horror & Dark Fantasy Magazine. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,460. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » General
New dark fiction by Steve Rasnic Tem, S.P. Miskowski, Laura Mauro, Stephen Hargadon, Emily B. Cataneo, Andrew Hook, Cate Gardner, and Danny Rhodes, with art by Richard Wagner and Ben Baldwin. Nonfiction is Stephen Volk and Lynda E. Rucker’s columns, Tony Lee’s Blood Spectrum (DVD/Blu-ray/VoD reviews); Peter Tennant’s Case Notes (book reviews), and interview with Helen Marshall.
Night Cruiser: Short Stories about Creepy, Amusing or Spiritual Encounters with the Shadow
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,330. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Whether it’s a whisper from the basement, a lost but dangerous wizard, or a spirit that has haunted a family for generations, ten different people must deal with the dark side. These insightful, award-winning tales flip from fantasy to faith, and from horror to humor to hope. We all have a shadow, a part of ourselves we’d rather not see, but only by dealing with it can we find the inner light.
The Princess Collection Volume 1: The Princess on the Glass Hill and Other Fairy Tale Retellings
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,940. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
New life is breathed into 3 classic fairy tales with fleshed-out characters and heightened suspense. Experience the quest to reach the Princess on the Glass Hill, witness the scheming of Rumpelstiltskin, and feel the dauntless spirit of Cinderella as you’ve never experienced them before. The first volume of The Princess Collection is a must-read for every fan of fairy tales.
Interzone #257 (Mar - Apr 2015)
Series: Interzone Science Fiction and Fantasy Magazine. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,710. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Interzone’s Mar–Apr 2015 issue has new stories from Alastair Reynolds, Tendai Huchu, Fadzlishah Johanabas, Rich Larson, and Aliya Whiteley. Cover art is Martin Hanford’s ‘Rime’. Features include news, book reviews (Justina Robson’s latest + more), film reviews (Jupiter Ascending, Ex Machina + more), and comment. Andy Hedgecock interviews Helen Marshall and Peter Tennant interviews Aliya Whiteley.
¡Quiero Más! Adiós
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 63,060. Language: Spanish. Published: March 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Friendship, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Friendship
Después de leer bastante una novela romántica, el protagonista decide tomar unas vacaciones en el desierto donde encuentra muchas desventuras. Él, después de regresar, decidió hacerse a la mar a solas con un pequeño bote. Él es llamado por una sirena.
All The Better
Series: Niteblade Magazine, Issue #31. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,790. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Niteblade's special dark fairy tale issue containing strange and unusual high-quality speculative fiction and poems that will make your heart skip a beat.
What Hope Will Come?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,970. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The race of mankind was all but forgotten until it was discovered again by two demonic brothers engaged in a power struggle. They have unwittingly reintroduced mankind to the known universe and doomed their fates to rule it. With mankind unleashed once again, is the universe ready for its return?
The Dark and Shadowy Places
Price: Free! Words: 70,070. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This book is a collection of short stories or ‘flash fiction’, inspired mostly by author Chuck Wendig's weekly writing challenges on his Terrible Minds blog. Most of the stories are based on these challenges and can be found on my short story blog, Under A Starlit Sky, with a few unpublished ones thrown in. Now, please, won't you journey into the dark and shadowy places?
Only the Moon: A Short Story Collection
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,770. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2015 by DIB Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Worlds, beings, the supernatural: What dwells just beneath. Only the Moon: A Short Story Collection. Includes five short stories: Crumble, The Devil & the Dishwater, The Subconscience, The Beleaguered Butler, While You Were Sleeping. From Raymond S Flex: Author of the Crystal Kingdom series.
Not Just For Christmas
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,880. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Not Just For Christmas is three not so short short stories you can read at any time. NOT JUST FOR CHRISTMAS (Three short Christmassy stories to read at any time!) by STEFAN JAKUBOWSKI THE MISSING CHRISTMAS SOCK Tom Tyme, the time travelling pensioner, is at his wits’ end in this Yuletide mystery. Saint Nicholas is missing you see! Worse still, so is Tom’s Christmas sock!
Call of the Quilo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,960. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
It takes place in an alternate history where the Native American tribes in North America were united by a group of spirit warriors before European settlers arrived, therefore America was never established. It switches between the view points of two brothers that have never met before, the losses that they both share and their fight for survival against a horde of soulless Skinwalkers.
Middle Unearthed: The Best Fantasy Short Stories 1800-1849
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,200. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Before there was a lovable green ogre called Shrek and a bespeckled wizard named Harry Potter, there were the 10 best fantasy short stories published in English during the first half of the nineteenth century. These excellent stories were uncovered by awarding-winning editor Andrew Barger from old magazines and forgotten journals and it is an annotated edition.
The One Way Forward
Series: Long Shadows on a Wide Plain. Price: Free! Words: 35,500. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A young prince Calum escapes his bed in the dead of night to meet with the illusive wanderer, known to the men of Calum’s kingdom as Roland the Ferocious, at a crossroads. And with that, Calum begins his journey west to the kingdom of Dunway where he seeks a new life. Only the forests stand between Calum and his new home, but how will the young Calum survive the trails he finds within.
Coffee Time Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,440. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Short stories from around the world in stream of consciousness and satire.